Curriculum Vitae

Education

  • Present: PhD candidate, Modern European History, City University of New York Graduate Center, New York, NY
  • 2014 – 2015: MA History (Distinction), Goldsmiths University of London, UK
  • 2008 – 2011: BA (Honours), Theatre & Performance, Goldsmiths University of London, UK

Employment

  • 2020 – Present: Adjunct Instructor, The Cooper Union, New York, NY
  • 2018 – 2021: Graduate Teaching Fellow, John Jay College of Criminal Justice, New York, NY
  • 2018 – 2019: Translator (German and Yiddish) & research assistant for Prof. David Nasaw, CUNY Graduate Center, New York, NY
  • 2017 – 2018: Researcher & curator of online learning resource ‘Gender and the Holocaust,’ United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, DC
  • 2017 – 2018: Research assistant to Prof. Helena Rosenblatt, CUNY Graduate Center, New York, NY
  • Pre-Academia: Collator and assistant purveyor of antiquarian books at The Archive Bookshop, London, UK

Publications, Panels and Awards

  • Recipient of the Randolph L. Braham Dissertation Fellowship for the 2022-2023 academic year.
  • “The Origins of ‘Day X’: Anti-Migrant Activity within the Bundeswehr since Unification,” paper presented for the panel “Migration and Ethno-nationalism in Germany from the Late 1980s to Today” at the 45th Annual German Studies Association Conference, Indianapolis, IN (October, 2021).
  • “Historical Perspectives on January 6, 2021: A Conversation with Esther Adaire and Steve Remy” for EuropeNow no. 42 (July 2021).
  • “‘This Other Germany, the Dark One.’ Post-Wall Memory Politics Surrounding the Neo-Nazi Riots in Rostock and Hoyerswerda” in German Politics and Society, Vol. 37, No. 4 (Winter 2019/2020), pp. 43-57.
  • “Destroying German History: The Work of Heiner Müller as a Challenge to Public Memory,” in e-cibs: Communications of the International Brecht Society (April 2020).
    • Originally presented as part of the panel “Heiner Müller and the Public Sphere” at the 43rd Annual German Studies Association Conference, Portland OR (October, 2019).
  • Seminar/Workshop on Gender and the Holocaust, Brandeis University, Waltham MA (May, 2019).
  • “The Intellectual Debate about Political Guilt and Historical Responsibility in Germany’s Early Federal Republic,” Annual Student Conference, CUNY Graduate Center, New York NY (April, 2018).